Archive for August 2014

Bears Five Things to Watch Against Browns

Bears Five Things to Watch Against Browns
The last preseason game gives those fighting for playing time and a roster position a chance to shine. The majority of the key players will sit out the preseason finale. After last week’s debacle at Seattle, the Bears have a lot of things to work on against Cleveland. Several starting spots still to be determined... Read more »

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Greater than just being a viral sensation

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Greater than just being a viral sensation
The social media behemoth that the Ice Bucket Challenge has become has sparked a lot of controversy on Chicago Now and other places on the interweb. Many seem to be annoyed by the challenge. I vehemently disagree with those who say that the challenge is a fad or not done in the right way. The... Read more »

Bears Left With Many Questions After 34-6 Loss to Seattle

Bears Left With Many Questions After 34-6 Loss to Seattle
If the third preseason game is truly the dress rehearsal for the season, than the Bears are not ready for Broadway. Russell Wilson the the Seahawks offense shredded the Bears defense in the first half. Seattle scored on its first five possessions and dominated the rebuilt Bears defense. Going into the final preseason game the... Read more »
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Were the 2013 Seahawks a better Defense than the 1985 Bears?

Were the 2013 Seahawks a better Defense than the 1985 Bears?
After dominating the most prolific passing attack in NFL history a lot of talk occurred as to just how good the Seahawks defense was in 2013. ┬áDo they rate as the best of all time? In interviewing Seahawks Cornerback Richard Sherman, ESPN’s Ed Werder posed the question to Seattle’s defensive leader. Sherman response was that... Read more »

Bears Five Things to Watch Versus Seahawks

Bears Five Things to Watch Versus Seahawks
The third preseason game is considered the most important. It is usually the one that the starters see the most minutes. The Bears offense has a tough test early in the game. The Bears travel to Seattle to face the NFL’s best defense. Through the first two weeks of the pre-season, the Bears offense seems... Read more »

Bears Versus Jaguars Five Things to Watch

Bears Versus Jaguars Five Things to Watch
In the preseason opening 34-28 win over the Eagles, the Bears offense continued to look as dominant as they did at the end of last season. The first team defense shut out Philly and Nick Foles and looks like it will be an improved unit in 2014. There will be many of the same storylines... Read more »
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Bears Five Positives and Negatives in Win Over Eagles

Bears Five Positives and Negatives in Win Over Eagles
The Bears offense picked up where it left off and their defense was vastly improved against the Eagles in a 34-28 preseason opening win Friday. The Bears showed some positives and areas they need to build on in the victory. Five Positives Zach Miller Tight End Often confused with Seahawks and former Raiders tight end... Read more »

Five Bears that Made a Statement Against Eagles

Five Bears that Made a Statement Against Eagles
Players made statements on both sides of the ball as the Bears won their preseason opener 34-28 over Philadelphia Friday night. The offense continued to look among the NFL’s elite and the defense looked improved against the Eagles first team offense. The game gave opportunities for many players to make a statement Friday night. Starters,... Read more »

Bears Five Things to Watch Versus Eagles in Pre-Season Opener

Bears Five Things to Watch Versus Eagles in Pre-Season Opener
Phil Emery spent his first off-season building the offensive line in 2013. It paid off as the Bears had one of the most prolific offensive seasons in franchise history. The Bears finished second in the NFL in scoring to Denver. They also scored the second most points in franchise history to the 1985 Bears. Arguably... Read more »
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